i2Coalition wishes to remember our friend David Vyorst, who passed away recently. We thank him for his tireless leadership as Executive Director of ISOC DC, Co-Chair of the Internet Governance Forum for the United States IGF USA, and for his partnership in many i2Coalition projects. David’s 20+ year career in tirelessly championing technology and the Internet made him an important part of our community. He will be missed. The i2Coalition would like to extend our condolences to his friends and family in this difficult time.
IGF-USA’s tribute to David Vyorst can be found below.
We lost a great colleague and friend this morning. David Vyorst passed away peacefully this morning. David served as the co-chair of the IGF-USA from 2014-2017, helping to reinvigorate the community with his energy, passion and leadership. We all appreciated and will miss David’s dedication and commitment to Internet Freedom.